SOURCE: Cavico Corporation

December 15, 2006 11:00 ET

Cavico Investing U.S. $1.25M Into Vietnam Growth Investment Fund

New Investment Fund Will Be Managed by HSBC and Vietnam Fund Management Company

LOS ANGELES, CA and HANOI, VIETNAM -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 15, 2006 -- Cavico Corporation (PINKSHEETS: CVCP), a Vietnamese company working in the fields of infrastructure development, including the construction of hydropower facilities, dams, bridges, roads, mines and urban buildings throughout Vietnam and the Pacific Rim, announced today that it will invest U.S. $1.25 million into a new fund being created by Vietnam Fund Management Company, in conjunction with HSBC. The fund will invest its capital into high-growth industries throughout Vietnam, including pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, banking, real estate and petroleum. Cavico's investment represents 5% of the funds total capital of U.S. $25 million (400 billion VND).

The fund, referred to as VF 2, is being capitalized by Cavico and other Vietnamese companies, including Dragon Capital Markets Ltd, Vinamilk, Petroleum Finance Company, Military Bank, Sacombank, Indovinabank, Bao Minh and the Petroleum Insurance Company.

"This investment represents an important step for Cavico on the road to becoming a major player in the economic expansion of Vietnam's economy," said Mr. Bui Quang Ha, CEO of Cavico. "The fund will use its expertise to invest into many areas of Vietnam's infrastructure. We feel that Cavico's participation in the fund will allow the company to gain credibility as an investor and supporter of the growth of Vietnam and our neighbors throughout Southeast Asia."

About Cavico Corporation

Founded in 2000, Cavico is a major infrastructure construction, infrastructure investment and natural resources conglomerate headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam. Cavico is highly respected for its core competency in the construction of mission-critical infrastructure including hydroelectric plants, highways, bridges, tunnels and urban community developments. One of the company's primary competitive advantages is its ability to nurture a project "from concept through completion" with a vertical portfolio of interrelated investment, permitting, design, construction management and facility maintenance services. Cavico's project partners include top multi-national corporations and government organizations. The company employs more than 3,000 people. For more information, visit

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